Köping Municipality

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Köping Municipality
Köpings kommun
Coat of arms of Köping Municipality
Coat of arms
Köping Municipality in Västmanland County2.png
Country Sweden
County Västmanland County
Seat Köping
 • Total 644.79 km2 (248.95 sq mi)
 • Land 604.55 km2 (233.42 sq mi)
 • Water 40.24 km2 (15.54 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 25,237
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Västmanland
Municipal code 1983
Website www.koping.se

Köping Municipality (Swedish: Köpings kommun) is a municipality in Västmanland County in central Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Köping.

The municipality was created in 1971, when the former City of Köping was merged with the municipalities of Kolsva, Medåker and Munktorp forming a new municipality of unitary type.


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Coordinates: 59°31′N 15°59′E / 59.517°N 15.983°E / 59.517; 15.983